Holiday Gift Giving

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Host parents, I thought you might like to read about some ideas for Holiday gifts from host families to their au pairs. Please treat your au pair as you would want someone else to treat your children in another country. If celebrating Christmas, please include a few gifts under the […]


Who pays for food while the au pair is on vacation?

Friday, 8 July 2016

An au pair is entitled to two weeks of vacation during her first program year. Most au pairs take advantage of their off time by traveling and discovering new places — but some program participants decide to stay at or close to home. Let’s assume the au pair is out […]